PulmCrit- Six myths promoted by the new surviving sepsis guidelines

Early Goal-Directed Therapy:  A house collapsing in slow motion The original foundation of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign was the Rivers trial on early goal-directed therapy.  This is basically the NINDS trial of the critical care world:  a study with ~300 patients showing implausibly positive results, published in NEJM, and rapidly brainwashing an entire discipline.  The […]

EMCrit by Josh Farkas.